It is imperative to check inspection records received from local authorities. Mrs B was walking along the pavement when she fell due to one of the paving slabs was rocking and sticking up. The claim was denied by the local authority as they stated they had a reasonable system of inspection in place and no(…)
Mr S was visiting his local Nationwide Bank and after doing his banking he had to walk down a slopped exit which was wet from the rain outside and no matting had been put in place for Mr S to walk upon. Mr S slipped and fell and injured his left arm. Liability for the(…)
Mr A was in his car, stationary at a junction. He was waiting for traffic to clear to be able to pull onto the main carriageway. As he was waiting a car came down the road behind him. Unfortunately for Mr A, the driver of that car was not driving with the necessary care and(…)
Mrs P went round to see her neighbour for a chat and a cuppa. They both live in rented accommodation and have the same Landlord. As Mrs P was walking up the footpath to her neighbour’s front door, she tripped and fell. This was because the flag stones forming the path were not in a(…)
Mr S was driving his vehicle through a junction in Leeds on Hunslett Road when the other driver drove through a red light and hit Mr S’s vehicle. Liability was initially disputed by the other driver but after we were able to obtain independent witness evidence to show that they had driven through a red(…)
Miss O visited her local Lidl to do some shopping and as she walked towards the tills Miss O Slipped and fell on the floor. Lidl had left a spillage on the floor and had failed to clean up the area. Miss O suffered an injury to her wrist, foot and ankle as a result(…)
The claimant Mrs F was a passenger on a bus and as the bus approached a crossing the driver failed to notice a pedestrian crossing until the last minute and had to brake very sharply causing the passengers to be thrown about the bus with one of them landing on top of Mrs F. The(…)
Mrs A was driving her motor vehicle along a main road when the other driver pulled out from a side road and failed to stop at the give way line and drove into Mrs A’s vehicle The insurers of the other driver have now admitted fault for the claimant’s accident. Brearley’s solicitors are your best(…)
Mr C was crossing the road in Dewsbury Town Centre and as he nearly got to the other side of the road a vehicle came towards him but failed to slow down and stop and drove into him and then the driver just drove off after knocking Mr C down. After enquiries were made with(…)
Mr B was walking along the public footpath of the housing estate near his home with his brother. They decided to cross the road and in doing so, Mr B tripped over a raised kerb stone edge that was protruding out of the highway. The kerb stone appeared raised as the adjacent kerb stone had(…)
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